"They had a map of the brain, a model of the body, and a pretty good idea of how to build the environment. Their artificial intelligence might not be embodied, but it would be “situated.” The brain would direct the body and the body would interact with the environment, and all three pieces would be connected by the intricate feedback loops that permeate biology. Their goal became clear: they should build, as they put it on the website, “a fully digital lifeform — a virtual nematode — in a completely open source manner."
I guess that went well if anything went at all.
think about the concept of a library. that’s one thing that humanity didn’t fuck up. we did a good thing when we made libraries
(Source: jav-incandenza, via ohopheliaa)